Dr Clare Veal
Lecturer, MA Asian Art Historiesclare.email@example.com
- Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Art History, University of Sydney, Australia
- BA(Hons) Art History (First Class Honours), University of Sydney, Australia
Clare is an art historian and curator who undertakes research on Southeast Asian photography, art and visual culture, with a particular focus on Thailand. She received her PhD from the Department of Art History and Film Studies at the University of Sydney for her thesis entitled, Thainess Framed: Photography and Thai Identity, 1946–2010.
She has research and teaching experience from institutions in Australia, Thailand and Singapore. From 2015 to 2016, she was a participating scholar in the Power Institute’s Ambitious Alignments: New Histories of Southeast Asian Art research programme. She is the editor for the Asian Art section of the Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism (2016) and has contributed papers to a number of edited volumes, journals and exhibition catalogues. In addition to her work as a consultant for a survey of the Chang Tang collection in Bangkok, Clare has co-curated exhibitions including, Storytellers of the Town: Works by Araya Rasdjarmrearnsook (2014) and Retold-Untold Stories: Phaptawan Suwannakudt (2016).